Valley Manor Care Center is an average-sized non-profit facility in Montrose, Colorado. It looks like this nursing home is ranked among the best facilities we looked at. It received one of the most impressive grades we offer. This is just about as good of a place as you're going to find. One of the best aspects of this facility's remarkable report card is its nursing rating. Nursing grades are discussed in the next paragraph.
Valley Manor Care Center
- Nursing Home
- Adult Day Care
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Top Nursing Home in Colorado Awards 2019
Best Nursing Home in Montrose, Colorado Awards 2019
Top Nursing Home in Colorado Awards 2020
Best Nursing Home in Montrose, Colorado Awards 2020
Top Nursing Home in Colorado Awards 2021
Best Nursing Home in Montrose, Colorado Awards 2021
Registered Staff Hours
We also would like to note that this facility earned an A for our nursing rating. In calculating a facility's nursing score, we assess the amount of time nurses are caring for patients as well as the levels of training of those nurses. This nursing home provides 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Lastly, we also looked at some nursing quality measures in determining our nursing grades. This nursing home performed very well when it comes to minimizing its residents' major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Short-term Care Quality
We also want to draw your attention to the fact that this nursing home received a dominant grade of A in our short-term care area. In determining our short-term care grades, we analyze a facility's levels of highly skilled nursing, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists occupational therapists and other highly trained professionals. This score is frequently a fair measure of a nursing home's rehabilitation services. Fortunately, it looks like this facility employs registered nurses. Not all facilities employs these skilled professionals. However, according to the information this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Lastly, we looked at the percentage of patients who were able to return to the community from this facility. We found that 5.5 percent of this facility's residents returned home.
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Moving on to our inspection category, this facility excelled in that category, which is based on the nursing home's recent inspection reports. In fact, we awarded it a score of A- for that category. Our inspection grades account for several factors included in a nursing home's inspection reports. One key criteria we look at is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Places with higher grades in this area typically have few severe deficiencies. Fortunately, although this facility had a few minor dings on its report, it had zero severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are those found in categories G, H, I, J, K and L. This means that the inspectors didn't deem any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient safety or health. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
In the last category we assessed, this nursing home was given an impressive grade grade of A- in our long-term care category. With this score, the facility topped off a straight A profile. When facilities receive a grade in this range in this category it typically means it's well-staffed and is an overall good place to reside on a permanent basis. Once we looked at the quantity of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we then looked at the facility's vaccination record. This facility vaccinated 99.061035 percent of its patients against pneumonia. Vaccines are critical to keeping residents out of the hospital. Lastly, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. It had only 0 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Valley Manor Care Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Valley Manor Care Center, 5.86% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This measures the percentage of long-term patients who suffer from pressure ulcers . We use this statistic in calculating both nursing and long-term care grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Valley Manor Care Center, 3.47% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percentage of patients who sustained a fall which resulted in major injury.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Valley Manor Care Center, 2.14% of Patients had UTIs
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term residents which suffered from a urinary tract infection. UTI's may be a sign of a nursing home with worse hygiene protocols. Nevertheless, this metric may be misleading for some facilities due to varying reporting standards for these infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Valley Manor Care Center, 17.6% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This statistic gauges the percentage of long-term patients receiving antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic medications play an important role in caring for many residents, it is important to confirm these medications are being used appropriately. In limited cases, excessive reliance on these medications may suggest a facility is using these medications to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Valley Manor Care Center, 12.24% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This metric gauges the percentage of long-term patients which were given antianxiety medication. These drugs are typically prescribed to patients suffering from anxiety and depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Valley Manor Care Center, 3.81% of Patients
This tells you the percentage of patients showing depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Valley Manor Care Center, 84.99% of Patients
This indicates the percentage of residents that were given the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Valley Manor Care Center, 15.45% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percent of residents who required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Valley Manor Care Center, 19.26% Percentage of Residents
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term care patients that remained mobile levels.
In Valley Manor Care Center, 1.08 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This metric is a measure of the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Valley Manor Care Center, 19.26 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term care. There is typically a correlation between having fewer hospitalizations and a nursing home's quality of short-term rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Valley Manor Care Center, 12.03 Percentage of Patients
This metric tracks the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Valley Manor Care Center, 75.71% Percentage of Resident
This tells you the percent of short-term care residents who experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living.
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